Assistant Professor of ECE in Quantum and Photonics
University of California San Diego
October 22, 2022
Next review date:
Friday, Dec 9, 2022 at 11:59pm
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Sunday, Apr 30, 2023 at 11:59pm
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but
those received after the review date will only be considered if the
position has not yet been filled.
The UC San Diego Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
(ECE) invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions at
the Assistant Professor rank in our dynamic and rapidly growing
department. The department is looking for exceptional candidates in
two broad areas: Quantum Science and Technology with special
emphasis on quantum devices, materials, and communications; and
Photonics with special emphasis on Nanophotonics, Si-photonics, and
Advanced optical circuits and systems for optical and hybrid
optical/electronic information processing.
ECE is part of the Jacobs School of Engineering committed to
building an excellent, diverse and inclusive faculty, staff and
student body. Faculty in the department benefit from the presence
of numerous major research centers, including the Center for
Wireless Communications (CWC), the Qualcomm Institute (QI), the
Center for Machine Integrated Computing & Security (MICS), the
Center for Wearable Sensors (CWS), the Center for Information
Theory and Applications (ITA), the Center for Memory Recording
Research (CMRR), the Center for Networked Systems (CNS), the
Contextual Robotics Institute (CRI), and the Power Management
Integration Center (PMIC) which provide unique opportunities and
resources. Faculty also benefit from the presence of the Jacobs
School's leadership in fostering interdisciplinary basic research
and collaborations with industry. More information can be found at
We are looking for applicants with outstanding research
credentials. As such, applicants are expected to lead a vigorous
research program and will be required to teach university students.
We seek applicants passionate about working with graduate students
and training the next generation of researchers. In addition to the
highest standards of scholarship, teaching, and professional
activity, successful candidates will have potential or demonstrated
contributions to a climate that supports diversity, equity, and
We encourage candidates to send applications as soon as possible.
Review of applications will commence on December 9,
Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications in
conformance with University of California policies.
For applicants with interest in spousal/partner employment, please
see the UCSD Partner Opportunities Program
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Ph.D. or advancement to candidacy in Electrical and Computer
Engineering or related disciplines at the time of
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
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- Statement of Teaching
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summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See
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